Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal are amongst the greatest players to ever play tennis. Fierce rivals on the pitch, the duo are good friends off it. The official Twitter account of the ATP Tour had some ‘Fedal’ content to spill before both Federer and Nadal are set to take part in the Nitto ATP Finals, starting on Sunday, 10th November.
The ATP tour took to Twitter to share a video in which Switzerland's Roger Federer and Spain's Rafael Nadal are involved in a conversation. The ATP captioned the short video as "The #FEDAL content we all want to see" and tagged the two legends of the sport. Fans instantly poured in their love and wished the duo and asked for more 'Fedal' content.
The ATP Finals is all set to take stage centre stage in London on Sunday. The tournament is contested between the 8 highest ranked singles and doubles players in the ATP World Rankings. The top 8 eight are divided into two groups with World No.1 Nadal, Medvedev, Tsitsipas and Zverev drawn in Group Agassi while Group Borg has the likes of 5-time winner Djokovic, World No.3 Federer, Thiem and Berrettini.
Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal have faced each other 40 times in their career so far, with the Spanish ace leading the Swiss 24-16. Federer has won 20 Grand Slam tournament titles, the most ever in the history by a men's player. Nadal has won 19 Grand Slam titles, with the most recent being the US Open earlier this year. Nadal is yet to win a year-end final and would hope to break the duck in London. Federer, on the other hand, has won 6 year-end titles and would look add another one to his kitty.